Architect Nuru Karim is the Founder of Nudes, a Mumbai-based firm that operates within the realm of architecture, art, and computational design. He received his Masters in Architecture and Urban-ism from the Architectural Association in London in 2006. Prior to helming his own architectural practice, he had worked for Zaha Hadid Architects on a host of institutional projects. Nuru Karim has achieved global critical recognition for his work, as well as several design awards including a nomination for the Aga Khan Award for Architecture. Nuru Karim is also a TEDx speaker and has presented his work and research on national and international platforms.
Here are a few things we discuss with him –
Does parametric design break the conventional rules of architecture?
Can sustainability and parametric design go hand in hand?
Has traditional Indian design influenced parametricism in the country?